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Italy launches consultation on third national broadband tender

Tuesday 3 October 2017 | 14:46 CET | News
Italy's Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) announced that the country's state-owned infrastructure firm Infratel has been tasked with conducting a 1-month public consultation on the third and final lot of tenders to build a national high-speed broadband network in digital divide areas. The third tender covers the regions of Calabria, Puglia and Sardinia, with the consultation above all aiming to gather information to ensure there is no infrastructure duplication between state-funded and private fibre rollouts. As a result, MISE said operators will be required to confirm their existing

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Companies: Infratel / Open Fiber
Countries: Italy
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